Fr. Thomas F. Dempsey
Diocese: Diocese of La Crosse WI
Worked in the La Crosse diocese off and on 1955-75 (15 parishes in 15 years). Incardinated into the Boston archdiocese in 1976. Pleaded guilty in 1997 in WI to one count of indecent behavior with a boy during the 1960s. Sentenced to community service and to pay up to $6K for counseling for victims. Senior Priest/Retired status in 1989. Died in 1998. Also abused in Boston and NH. Named in at least three suits. Name included on the Boston archdiocese’s list in 8/11.
- Capital Times 11.02.93
- Wisconsin State Journal 01.26.95
- Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 04.24.97
- Patriot Ledger 06.29.98
- Boston Herald 04.24.02
- Boston Herald 05.13.02
- Boston Herald 05.27.02
- Boston Globe 09.19.02
- USA Today 11.11.02
- Boston Herald 01.10.03
- La Crosse Tribune 01.09.04
- Newsday 02.13.04
- National Catholic Register 08.25.11
- The Patch 09.02.11
- Diocese of La Crosse List 01.18.20
- WKBT 01.22.20
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